In brief: Larger than life elf watching over Montclair

A 12-foot tall elf has taken up residence on Bloomfield Avenue.

Roof-top pool, horse trough top Lackawanna development discussions

By Tina Pappasfor Montclair LocalLackawanna Plaza redevelopment testimony continued on Monday, March 12, with an attention on preserving the site’s historic materials for re-purposing throughout the entire project and to add a roof-top pool...

Relief in sight for Montclair retail with re-openings Monday

With New Jersey allowing retail stores to serve their patrons with curbside pickup, Montclair businesses have to plan for the return of their consumer base.

Farmers’ market, community garden slated for Crane Park

By LINDA MOSS A farmers' market and community garden are coming to Crane Park, initiatives that may help address the Fourth Ward's status as a so-called "food desert." The Montclair Center Business Improvement...
gender gap

Montclair women still underpaid compared to male counterparts

Data from the Census paints a dire picture for Montclair’s gender gap numbers.

Eleven-apartment Park Street redevelopment postponed

By Tina Pappas for Montclair LocalA lengthy hearing on a proposed apartment building at 256 Park St. resulted in postponement of the application.Residents raised concerns about aesthetics and increased traffic problems arising from the 11...

COVID-19: Rent help is on the way for Montclair businesses

Montclair businesses affected by the COVID pandemic can apply for up to $10,000 to pay the rent under a new state program.
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No takers – $1 M liquor license fails to garner bids

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsNo one showed up for the Nov. 28 public auction of the township’s new liquor license.Applications were to be received by Nov. 15 with all pre-qualifiers being notified by Nov....
Cuban Pete's

Cuban Pete’s cited with executive order violation for indoor dining

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsCuban Pete’s in Montclair was charged with an executive order violation for allowing indoor dining on the premises over the weekend.Following a tip, authorities were called to Cuban Pete’s on Bloomfield Avenue...
Carriage House

Photos: Georgian Inn’s Carriage House relocates

It was moving day Monday, July 17, for the Carriage House, as the red brick building was relocated from the back of the site of the Georgian Inn. It wasn’t much of a move,...